• Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #9160
  • Salary: $70,000.00 - $79,000.00

Maintenance Technician III

Grand Rapids, Michigan

Pay Rate: $34-38/hr

Shift: 2nd 

Grand Rapids, Michigan

The Maintenance Technician III will perform tasks of great variety such as mechanical tasks, PM’s, building repairs or improvements, painting, landscaping etc. The main goal of our maintenance technicians is to work as a team, minimizing production downtime by proactively responding to maintenance calls and executing preventative maintenance strategies. The maintenance technician responds to machine and/or system failures and must be able to troubleshoot when necessary. This position is also responsible for performing preventative maintenance to ensure all machines are functioning safely and efficiently. They understand electronics, electricity, pneumatic, hydraulics and mechanics. This position reports to the Maintenance Lead.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Advanced Repairs to mechanical systems
  • Troubleshoots major mechanical and/or electrical problems
  • Perform more advanced preventive maintenance to ensure that building systems operate efficiently and that the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate.
  • Performing advanced maintenance of electrical systems
  • Assisting in the setup of ventilation, refrigeration and other mechanical systems and conduct repairs when necessary
  • Survey buildings and repair mechanical systems to ensure they are consistent with health and safety standards
  • Perform maintenance of electrical systems (replace light bulbs and sockets, clean and repair circuit breaker panels etc.)
  • Maintain heating and plumbing systems to ensure functionality
  • Inspect and troubleshoot alarm systems (fire, protection)
  • Clean and repair building fixtures including lights, locks, windows, doors, screens, walls, floors, gutters and drains when necessary
  • Preform mechanical repairs to assembly machines
  • Fabricate and assist with die repairs for assembly machines
  • Preform PM’s on dies


  • Work Experience: 5 years of experience as Maintenance Technician and/or Electrical Apprentice in manufacturing setting
  • Education: High School Diploma/GED
  • Technical Skills: Advanced understanding of electrical, mechanical, air, hydraulic and other systems, Knowledge of advanced maintenance processes and methods, Working knowledge of tools, common appliances and devices and ability to read blueprints

Preferred Requirements:

  • Work Experience: 8 years of experience as Maintenance technician and/or electrical apprentice in manufacturing setting
  • Education: Completion of trade school or formal training
  • Certifications: Certified Electrician or Die Maker
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